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fair·ing 1

 (fâr′ĭng)
n.
An auxiliary structure or the external surface of a vehicle, such as an aircraft, that serves to reduce drag.

fair·ing 2

 (fâr′ĭng)
n. Chiefly British
A gift, especially one bought or given at a fair.
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fairing

(ˈfɛərɪŋ)
n
(General Engineering) an external metal structure fitted around parts of an aircraft, car, vessel, etc, to reduce drag. Also called: fillet Compare cowling
[C20: fair1 + -ing1]

fairing

(ˈfɛərɪŋ)
n
1. archaic a present, esp from a fair
2. (Cookery) a sweet circular biscuit made with butter
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fair•ing

(ˈfɛər ɪŋ)

n.
a structure on the exterior of an aircraft or boat, for reducing drag.
[1910–15]
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fairing

Pottery of a type sold or given as a prize at traveling fairs.
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Translations

fairing

n (Aviat, Aut) → Stromlinienverkleidung f
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An episode of humour or kindness touches and amuses him here and there--a pretty child looking at a gingerbread stall; a pretty girl blushing whilst her lover talks to her and chooses her fairing; poor Tom Fool, yonder behind the waggon, mumbling his bone with the honest family which lives by his tumbling; but the general impression is one more melancholy than mirthful.
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